UPDATE: Man charged with capital murder in pregnant woman's death

Posted at 10:25 AM, Apr 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-26 19:26:46-04

OLATHE, Kan. – The Johnson County District Attorney's Office has charged a man in the death of a pregnant Olathe woman.

Devonte Dominique Wash, 26, of Kansas City, Kansas, has been charged with capital murder in Ashley Harlan's death. Olathe police said Wash was Harlan's boyfriend. 

On January 30, officers were sent to the 1200 block of East Westerfield Place in response to a 911 call. When officers arrived, they found Harlan dead in an Olathe apartment building. She was pregnant. 

The arrest and charges come roughly a week after police increased the reward for tips in the case to $5,000. 

Wash's first court appearance is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on April 27. His bond is currently set at $5,000,000. 

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the Olathe Police Department at 913-971-6950 or the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-8477.